Period
to 21 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Test Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Test Manager
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 29 31
Contract jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath - 1.03% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.08% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Bath median daily rate - £455 -
Somerset median daily rate £450 £475 £513
% change year-on-year -5.26% -7.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bath
Contract vacancies in Bath with a recognized job title 180 186 191
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.83% 95.38% 92.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 129 117
Bath median daily rate £385 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +11.11% -7.53%
10th Percentile £223 £211 £194
90th Percentile £538 £525 £443
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 12
Bath median hourly rate £40.00 £23.64 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.22% +43.26% +20.00%
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -15.79% +35.71% -5.41%

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings that featured Test Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Bath

Test Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Test Manager in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for Test Manager in Bath